| Dec 22, 2014
From the January lawsuit seeking to end the state ban on same-sex marriage to the December move by President Barack Obama to normalize relations with Cuba, 2014 was marked by momentous events in South Florida.
In between, Floridians re-elected...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 1:08 PM
On cable news channels and online news sites, the political talk this week is dominated by Floridians who'd like to be president: Former Gov. Jeb Bush, who already is running, and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, who's fueling talk about a candidacy as his latest...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 6:32 PM
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee pulled the plug on his Fox News Channel talk show on Saturday in order to “gauge support” for a second presidential run.
In an email to supporters and in comments at the close of his weekly show, Huckabee...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 12:52 PM
TALLAHASSEE – When Gov. Rick Scott is sworn in for a second term Tuesday, he'll stick to his campaign-themed goals to continue cutting taxes and regulations and to compete for new companies for Florida.
There will be no controversial pledges to...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:29 PM
A draft report says the legislative committee investigating the September 2013 lane closures at the George Washington Bridge has not been able to determine what Gov. Chris Christie knew about the closures.
The 136-page report, which cites the committee's...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A New Jersey panel investigating lane closures to the George Washington Bridge last year, which sparked a political firestorm, said in an interim report it had found no evidence that Gov. Chris Christie was involved, local media reported.
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Ben Carson had a modest plan in mind last year when he retired from Johns Hopkins Hospital after a celebrated, decades-long career in neurosurgery: He wanted to improve his golf game and learn to play the organ.
But the 63-year-old has been too busy...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:06 PM
State lawmakers in New Jersey investigating last year's scheme to snarl traffic leading to the George Washington Bridge say they've yet to turn up evidence that Gov. Chris Christie knew anything about it.
After 11 months of work, the investigative...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:20 PM
The furor over President Barack Obama's executive action shielding millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation poses hazards for him, including legislative complications, a possible legal challenge and a public backlash.
The risks for...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will chair the national Democratic Governors Association in the key election year of 2016.
The announcement was made Tuesday at the annual meeting of the association, which works to elect Democratic governors across the country....
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan got a helping hand Wednesday from one of his party's best-known figures as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie came to Maryland to raise money for the GOP.
Christie, chair of the Republican Governors...